There are more than 2 million survivors of rape living in California.


The long-term empowerment of survivors requires a foundation for them to be their own voice.


Promoting the norms and behaviors that we want to see.


Supporting policies that encourage system changes to aid survivors.


Mar 10 2015
Reciprocal Advancement – Building Linkages Between Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault
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The California Coalition Against Sexual Assault is thrilled to unveil our latest research report, “Reciprocal Advancement – Building Linkages Between Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault”. 

Over the past year, CALCASA has led an initiative to examine existing literature, research and practical applications linking the fields of domestic violence and sexual assault. This report in highlights a […]

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Mar 6 2015
Do Better

I attended the U.C. Berkeley Sexual Assault Conference last week as a presenter.  It was nice to be included and to see that there were representatives from community based rape crisis and domestic violence programs there, as well.

I presented on the CALCASA Student Summit conducted last year.  The goal of the summit was to […]

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Mar 5 2015
The role of alcohol policies to prevent intimate partner violence and sexual violence perpetration

11:00am – 12:30pm PST
2pm- 3:30pm EST

Alcohol consumption is associated with intimate partner violence and sexual violence perpetration. Prevention practitioners have been careful in addressing alcohol to avoid potential victim blaming for survivors who had consumed alcohol and to not allow prevention efforts to become reduced to primarily focusing on alcohol while ignoring other […]

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Oct 1 2013
Materials from August 27, 2013 CDPH Pre-conference training institute


On Tuesday August 27, 2013 Alexis Marbach from the Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence led a training for California RPE grantees. The training, entitled “Logic Models for Prevention Programming II” explored the basics of creating logic models for prevention programming. The materials from that training can be found here:


PowerPoint slides

Training […]

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Dec 12 2013
Logic models for prevention programming

July 23, 2013
2:00 – 3:30 pm

Hosts: Abby Sims and David Lee, California Coalition Against Sexual Assault

Presenter: Alexis Marbach, MPH, Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence

This web conference provided the basics on developing logic models for prevention programs. Attending this web conference (or watching a recording) is required for the August Logic Model Training (see below […]

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